Es’hailSat to deliver Inmarsat L-band services in Qatar

Es’hailSat recently announced a new partnership with Inmarsat, which will see the Qatar-based communications satellite operator complement its existing portfolio of fixed Ku and Ka-band services with Inmarsat’s L-band service. The landmark partnership is the first of its kind in Qatar, which consolidates all L-band service requirements for the country through Es’hailSat.  The agreement is… Read More »

Intelsat and Coca-Cola Partner to Promote Digital Access in Africa

Intelsat S.A. and The Coca-Cola Company are collaborating to bring satellite-enabled Wi-Fi services to remote communities across Africa. The partnership will support both companies’ future business plans and also their mutual efforts to promote sustainable development, especially in underserved communities, based on new release. Internet access is a proven tool for stimulating economic growth in… Read More »

La Poste Sénégal picks Eutelsat to interconnect 200 post offices

La Poste Sénégal has chosen high-power Ku-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 7 West A satellite to support the country’s largest VSAT network. In addition to improving the performance of La Poste Sénégal’s Intranet for all employees, the new network will be used to route simple postal and banking services, including money transfers and pension withdrawals,… Read More »

China launches two navigation satellites

China, has launched two BeiDou-3 satellites into space though a single carrier rocket, to rival United States GPS. The satellites were launched aboard a Long March-3B carrier rocket last night from Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the southwestern province of Sichuan, state-run new agency Xinhua. The two newly-launched satellites represent the third phase of the… Read More »

Gazprom Space Systems to promote Yamal satellites capacity at Africacom2017

The biggest Telecom & Media event in Africa – Africacom2017 will take place on November 7-9, Cape Town in South Africa. This year Conference & Exhibition will be attended by more than 13 thousand visitors. Gazprom Space Systems’ team will represent the capacity and services of Yamal satellites fleet, primarily Yamal-402, that is quite well-known… Read More »

European Space Agency, ViaSat Partner on ViaSat-3 Satellite Communications System Development

ViaSat Inc, a global broadband services and technology company, has announced a Public Private Partnership (PPP) between its wholly owned subsidiary ViaSat Antenna Systems S.A. and the European Space Agency (ESA), to develop key components of the ViaSat-3 satellite communications system with European industry. ViaSat-3 is an ultra-high capacity satellite platform, comprised of three ViaSat-3 class… Read More »

Intelsat and Gilat add 4G Broadband Solution to Mobile Reach Solar Offering

Intelsat, operator of the world’s first Globalized Network, powered by its leading satellite backbone, and Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd., a worldwide leader in satellite networking technology, solutions and services, announced  the availability of a joint managed services solution. The offering to mobile network operators (MNOs) consists of a simple solution that adds 4G broadband infrastructure… Read More »

UAE’s Thuraya concludes maritime roadshows in Russia

Thuraya Telecommunications Company recently completed two maritime roadshows in the Russian Far East cities of Vladivostok and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, alongside its regional service partner, GTNT. The company met with influential industry officials to hold presentations on the Thuraya Atlas IP, a top-range ‘at sea’ satellite internet terminal and the first Thuraya equipment of its kind to… Read More »